The Queen has appointed Jonathan Simon Klein to be a Specialist Civil Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Elizabeth Truss MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd.
The Lord Chief Justice has deployed him to the North Eastern Circuit, based at Leeds Combined Court Centre with effect from 15 February 2017.
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Jonathan Simon Klein, aged 47, will be known as His Honour Judge Klein. He was called to the Bar (L) in 1992. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2010.